The Arc of Alachua County

The Arc of Alachua County is a nonprofit organization that is committed to providing services, advocacy and support for adults and children who are developmentally disabled.


Contact: Jenny Gray (Assistant Director for Day Programs), (352) 334-4060 x 138,

Address: 3303 NW 83rd St, Gainesville, FL, 32606

Who they are: The mission of The Arc of Alachua County is to provide a continuum of exemplary support, advocacy and services to assure that developmentally disabled children and adults can enjoy dignity and respect and be full community participants.

What they do: The services of The Arc of Alachua County include transitional living, sheltered employment, adult day training, behavioral support, community inclusion, residential settings, supported employment, supported independent living, and mobile work crews.

What YOU can do to help: Interested volunteers should fill out and turn in the Volunteer Application.